Thursday, 27 January, 2022
TopicIndian High Commission

Topic: Indian High Commission

India, Sri Lanka, Maldives meet identifies terrorism, trafficking among 4 areas of concern

The trilateral security meeting discussed specific proposals for cooperation for each of the areas as vital for dealing with contemporary security challenges in the region.

NZ YouTuber Karl Rock claims India ‘blacklisted’ him, moves HC to come back to wife & ‘home’

Karl Rock claimed his visa was cancelled last year without any prior notice or reason. Govt officials told ThePrint the Youtuber violated the conditions of his visa.

Pakistan asks 12 Indian High Commission officials & families to quarantine as 1 tests positive

Pakistan Foreign Office said the wife of an official tested positive on antigen test. The officials and their families crossed over to Pakistan through the Wagah Border on 22 May.

‘Malicious report’, says India to Australian paper for criticising Modi for Covid ‘apocalypse’

The article was originally published in The Times last week, which was reproduced by The Australian. Indian High Commission urged the newspaper to publish a rejoinder.

Indian High Commission says protest in London over farm laws led by anti-India separatists

The demonstration, largely comprising British Sikhs, had gathered outside the Indian High Commission in London Sunday. Thirteen were arrested for breach of Covid regulations.

133 Indian nationals to return from Pakistan on 19 October

The Indian High Commission had said in September that it is facilitating the return of 363 No Objection to Return to India visa holders and 37 Indians from Pakistan.

Indian High Commission in New Zealand was secretly raided in 1989, 1991 by spy agencies: Report

A report by Radio New Zealand said raids were conducted to take photographs of code books used to encrypt communications between Indian government officials and its diplomats.

Pakistan summons senior Indian High Commission diplomat over alleged ceasefire violations

The Foreign Office claimed that Indian forces started 'indiscriminate and unprovoked firing' in Karela Sector Thursday, resulting in a villager getting injured.

Indian High Commission duo ‘booked for Pakistan hit-and-run’ handed over to mission

It was not immediately clear what happens to the FIR registered by the Islamabad police against the duo for their alleged involvement in a hit-and-run.

2 Indian High Commission staffers missing in Islamabad, MEA takes up matter with Pakistan

The two drivers from the CISF were on deputation with the Indian High Commission in Islamabad.

On Camera

YourTurn

File photo of Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow | Photo: Andrey Rudakov | Bloomberg

How Vladimir Putin keeps everyone guessing

Over the years, Putin has always had the upper hand tactically vis-à-vis the West because he’s had what’s called escalation dominance. But experts say he may have gone a big step too far.
AU Small Finance Bank Managing Director and Chief Executive Sanjay Agarwal. | Photo by special arrangement

MSME sector requires hand-holding, Budget measures needed: AU Small Finance Bank MD & CEO

The sector has faced continued distress since the Covid-19 pandemic struck in March 2020. Govt data says about 9% of MSMEs shut down due to the pandemic.

Defence

The photo of former PM Indira Gandhi with the three former service chiefs | Photo: Wikimedia Commons

‘Mystery’ brochure on 1971 War crops Indira Gandhi, Jagjivan Ram from images, courts controversy

Both images show the then service chiefs, but the former PM and defence minister is removed from them.

Modi vs non-BJP CMs: When most popular isn’t all-powerful & why Centre-state ties will worsen

Modi’s inability to win many states, and the huge popularity his rivals enjoy there, is pushing Indian politics in a more robustly federal direction.
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